Tiburon is just 15 minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge and just 20 minutes from all of the exciting attractions of downtown San Francisco. Just steps away from our Tiburon hotel you can catch the Blue and Gold fleet ferry, taking you on a scenic 20-minute trip across the Bay directly to Pier 41 on San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf.
From sun bathing to hang-gliding, surfing to hiking, biking to volleyball – there is never a shortage of fun seaside activities at Stinson Beach. Regardless of your interests, everyone can find something that they are excited about at this picturesque beach. Enjoy them all while you stay at The Lodge at Tiburon, one of the coziest hotels near Marin County.
This gem of the California State Park system offers panoramic vistas of the entire San Francisco Bay; sightseers will enjoy picture-postcard views of the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco Skyline, Marin, and Mt. Tamalpais. A clear day on the island is referred to as a 5 bridge day, when from the top of Mt. Livermore hikers can view the Golden Gate, Bay, Richmond/San Rafael, San Mateo and the Dumbarton bridges. Visitors will also enjoy hiking, biking, camping, picnicking, and tram tours.
During your next Tiburon visit, stop by Angel Island State Park, the “Jewel of San Francisco Bay,” by taking the 10-minute ferry ride from downtown Tiburon. The ferry terminal, your ticket to Angel Island, is just two blocks from the hotel. The last family-owned ferry and sightseeing service on San Francisco Bay, operating since 1959, has a ferry leaving approximately every hour. Call for exact schedule.
Muir Woods National Monument, Mill Valley, CA
Tel: (415) 388-1540
The National Monument preserves the last old growth coast redwood forest in the San Francisco Bay Area. The cool moist forest supports a surprising abundance of plant and animal life, from the coast redwood (the tallest type of tree on Earth), to delicate trilliums. Marked paths show interpretive displays of the magnificent setting and guests can enjoy bird watching, nature walks, and much more in this breathtaking forest refuge. The Lodge at Tiburon provides top rated Muir Woods lodging in Marin County.
Natural beauty surrounds you at the Point Reyes National Seashore, with more than 70 miles of trails for hiking and biking woven through open pastures, rugged ridges, and coastal cliffs in this 70,000-acre wilderness area. Between January and March, whale watching is a major draw to Point Reyes.
Mount Tamalpais State Park
For more than a century, visitors have enjoyed the attractions of the spectacular mountain towering over the bay north of the Golden Gate Bridge. The view from Mt. Tamalpais State Park spans the bay region from the sloping hills of the East Bay to the jagged peaks of the Farallon Islands about 25 miles to the west.
Our Tiburon hotel is in an ideal location for visitors to enjoy the nearby Sonoma and Napa Valley Wine Country. Tiburon is just 35 minutes from Sonoma and 50 minutes from Napa. With countless restaurants and world famous wineries, the Wine Country is an ideal destination for visitors looking to experience some of the finest epicurean delights Northern California has to offer.